Westbrook scores 36; Thunder beat Trail Blazers 101-90 (Yahoo Sports)


Russell Westbrook made the most of his second chance. The NBA's scoring leader tallied 36 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists, and the Thunder beat the Portland Trail Blazers 101-90 on Monday night to keep their playoff hopes alive. Westbrook almost didn't get to play. ''I was worried once I got it during the game, but at the same time, the NBA does a great job of figuring out which tech is doable and which ones get rescinded, and I'm just happy mine got rescinded,'' Westbrook said. Yahoo Sports Read more [...]

Westbrook scores 54, but Pacers hold off Thunder 116-104 (Yahoo Sports)


Russell Westbrook did everything he could Sunday night to give Oklahoma City's fading playoff hopes a boost. The All-Star Game MVP scored a career-high 54 points and nearly pulled off his 12th triple-double of the season, but Indiana closed the game on a 10-1 run to hold on for a 116-104 victory. NBA rules require a player to sit out one game at that point, though Thunder coach Scott Brooks sounded hopeful Westbrook will play. Without them in the lineup, Westbrook has been brilliant - and he was Read more [...]

Masters 2015 Leaderboard: Thursday Scores, Standings and Results


The 2015 Masters tournament kicks off Thursday morning at Augusta National Golf Club, and we'll bring you all the live action from the opening round as players begin their quest for the prestigious green jacket. Bubba Watson is the defending champion after conquering this iconic course for his second green jacket last season, but you can expect a deep and talented field to make his quest for a repeat difficult. World No. 1 Rory McIlroy enters the field as one of the favorites after closing last season Read more [...]

NCAA Scores 2015: Tournament Results Tracker for Friday’s 2nd-Round Bracket


After a wild start to the round of 64 Thursday, the second round of the 2015 NCAA tournament continued Friday with 32 teams vying for 16 spots in the round of 32. After unheralded squads like UAB and Georgia State prevailed Thursday, favored teams entered Friday's slate on high upset alert. Day No. 2 of the second round featured plenty of evenly matched teams locking horns as well, and there is no question that the results will have a huge impact on the national title outlook moving forward. Here Read more [...]

LeBron scores 42, Cavs beat Warriors for 18th win in last 20 (Yahoo Sports)


LeBron James says he isn't about personal statements. James scored a season-high 42 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Golden State Warriors 110-99 for their 18th victory in 20 games. James added 11 rebounds, outplaying fellow MVP candidate Stephen Curry and leading Cleveland past the team with the NBA's best record for its 11th straight home victory. When I'm on the floor I'll try to do everything I can to help this team win.'' The Cavaliers did get a bit of bad news. Yahoo Sports - Read more [...]

Eastenders babe Ben Hardy scores X-Men: Apocalypse role?!


Ben Hardy could be turning his back on the bright lights of Albert Square for a leading role in the upcoming Marvel epic, X-Men: Apocalypse. While most soap stars are destined for flop singles and a minor part on The Bill, the actor, who plays resident hunk Peter Beale in the 30-year-old soap, is destined for Hollywood. The heartthrob, who last week was ruled out as the killer of Lucy Beale in the show's 30th anniversary live celebrations, is being lined up for a huge part in the Marvel series which Read more [...]

Rihanna Scores Courtside Seats for 2015 NBA All-Star Game


She never settles for anything less than the best, and Rihanna made sure she landed in the front row for the 2015 NBA All-Star Game at Madison Square Garden in New York City on Sunday (February 15). Always a stylish songstress, the “Umbrella” hitmaker wore a distressed denim jacket with a cropped tank top and boyfriend jeans that featured a bunch of different patches all over them. Ri-Ri made sure to say hello to the slew of celebrities in the crowd such as Beyonce Knowles, Jay Z, former President Read more [...]